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The Arizona State Fair is looking for the 2018 Kid Correspondent!

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Is your child fun, outgoing, and well spoken?
Do they have a flair for the camera?
If so, enter to win below.

Making memories for our Arizona families is what the State Fair is about. Whether it's riding the Sky Ride, a Coliseum Concert, indulging in a Funnel Cake or winning a giant stuffed panda, the Arizona State Fair brings our Community and families together.

Your child can be the 2018 Kid Correspondent on KTAR News!

    10 Qualifiers will receive:

  • State Fair Family 4 pack of Admission tickets

    The Grand Prize winner receives:

  • VIP access to the Arizona State Fair for Family of 4 - Saturday October 6th - to record your Kid Correspondent videos
  • Arizona State Fair representative will escort you to assigned features to cover
  • KTAR News videographer to capture your "coverage" of the State Fair
  • After completing, stay and enjoy the Fair
  • 4 Reserved Seats to the Arizona State Fair concert of your choice (includes State Fair Admission for that day)
  • 12 ride passes
  • Audio recording session at KTAR News Studios (Oct 8th or 9th)
  • Production of video and audio “coverage” to air on KTAR News 92.3FM and KTAR.com

10 Qualifiers will be notified on Wednesday, September 19th. Each finalist will submit a link to a short video about why they should be the 2018 Arizona State Fair Kid Correspondent by Wednesday, September 26th.

    Important dates and details

  • Contest Entry deadline: Friday, September 14th
  • Qualifiers notified: Wednesday, September 19th
  • Qualifiers video due: Wednesday, September 26th
  • Grand Prize winner notified: Monday, October 1st

    Kid Correspondent must be available to

  • Attend and record their “coverage” of the Arizona State Fair on Saturday, October 6th
  • Attend a 30-60 minute recording session at the KTAR Studios (at 16th Street and Northern) on Tuesday or Wednesday, Oct 9th or 10th
Arizona State Fair at night